This is great work, sophisticated, sexy and yearning.
— Lyn Gardner
Honest, generous and physically audacious
— The Reviews Hub
A rare treat to see acrobatics prowess mixed with soulfulness
— Culture tiger
Photo by Fabio Affuso

Photo by Fabio Affuso


Physically exhilarating and touchingly poignant, Knot is the internationally acclaimed circus and dance work by Nikki Rummer and JD Broussé. These talented performers use hand-to-hand circus skills to tell the tale of an impossible choice: How can we be honest with ourselves without hurting those we love? Knot is a finely crafted theatrical journey through the struggles of commitment.

Created in collaboration with award-winning choreographer Ben Duke of Lost Dog Dance Company, Knot is a very modern affair told with delicate sensitivity through breath-taking acrobatics and heart wrenching dance.

Running times: 35min or 55min 

Performed in English or in French

UK Tour Dates

Co-Produced by Jacksons Lane

Directors: Rosamond Martin, Nikki Rummer, Jean-Daniel Broussé

Performers: Nikki Rummer, Jean-Daniel Broussé

Choreography mentors: Ellis Saul

Mouvement mentor: Pippa Duke, Martin Corri

Mentor: Ben Duke

Lighting Designer: Will Ingham

Photographer: Fabio Affuso

Costume Designer: Oliver Garcia

Original music by Tim Lenkiewicz

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